Raytheon Threat Analyst/APT - Foreground in Raleigh, North Carolina

Threat Analyst/APT - Foreground Job Description: Raytheon Foreground Security (RFS) is looking for an individual who will join the security team of a major nationwide organization, with thousands of sites, to continually improve its complex multi-protocol nationwide network. An analyst with Security Operations Centers (SOC), Cyber Security Operations Centers (CSOC), and Cyber Incident Response Team (CIRT) experience, needed to support the customer team. The ideal candidate for this job will be an experienced information security practitioner who is goal-oriented and strives to exceed expectations. Position is located in Raleigh, NC Responsibilities will include: Participates in a team of Security operations engineers investigating alerts, anomalies, errors, intrusions, malware, etc. to identify the responsible, determine remediation, and recommend security improvements Follows precise analytical paths to determine the nature and extent of problems being reported by tools, e-mails, etc. Follows strict guidance on reporting requirements Keeps management informed with precise, unvarnished information about security posture and events Promotes standards-based workflow both internally and in coordinating with US-CERT Engages with other internal and external parties to get and share information to improve processes and security posture Supervises and guide team efforts Communicates to CISO leadership Produces design documentation Leads analyzing/investigating reports or anomalies Required Skills: Must be eligible to obtain a sensitive clearance – Position of Public Trust – and may be required to obtain a higher security clearance 6+ years of relevant work experience Knowledge of networking protocols and security implications Knowledge of IP networking and network security including Intrusion Detection Ensuring firewall security standards are met Extensive Windows, Linux, Database, Application, Web server, etc. log analysis Trouble ticket generation and processing experience Extensive experience troubleshooting security reports on Linux, Windows, routers, firewalls, applications, etc. Experience scripting with PowerShell, bash/ksh/sh, Cisco IOS.sh, JunOS sh/csh, Perl, Tcl, Lua Some programming experience with C, C++, C#, Python, HTML, JavaScript, .NET Familiarity with common network vulnerability/penetration testing tools including, but not limited to, Metasploit, vulnerability scanners, Kali Linux, and Nmap. Some experience with system hardening guidance and tools Security documentation experience (DIACAP/RMF) Some Splunk query-development expertise Experience on an Incident Response team performing Tier I/II initial incident triage. Experience guiding junior analysts Experience guiding junior Security operations teams in incident response Strong verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills to effectively communicate findings, escalate critical incidents, and interact with Sec Ops leadership. Must be highly motivated with the ability to self-start, prioritize, multi-task and work in a team setting. Desired Skills: Splunk experience, developing queries, data models, and dashboards Some digital analysis and forensics experience using Encase, Palantir, I2 Analyst’s Notebook, FTK or similar tools- Excellent writing skills Required Education: Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Computer Science/Computer Engineering, Engineering, Science or a related field. Two years of related work experience may be substituted for each year of degree-level education. Desired Certifications: DODI 8570.1-M Compliance at IAT Level II; CISSP, Certified Ethical Hacker(C|EH), SFCP, GCIA, ISSEP, ISSMP, GCIH, GCFA, CSLC, CISM, CCNA This position can be a Salary Grade E04 or Salary Grade E05 based on the candidate’s qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position. 88082